"The President's Own"

 

"The President's Own"

United States Marine Band

Colonel Jason K. Fettig, Director
Live Stream: Marine String Quartet - Aug. 5, 2020
Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. (EDT) - Featuring music which celebrates the rich diversity of American composers, this program includes string quartet arrangements of music by Wynton Marsalis, Scott Joplin, and George Gershwin.
Live Stream: Marine Ragtime Band - Aug. 6, 2020
Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. (EDT) - Enjoy the Marine Ragtime Band perform a program of lively selections typical of the era between 1910 and 1930. The band will perform the Charleston Rag and selections featuring banjo, trombone, trumpet, saxophone, and clarinet.
Concerto Competition for High School Musicians
The U.S. Marine Band, in conjunction with the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation, is pleased to announce its annual Concerto Competition for High School Musicians. The winner will appear as a guest soloist with the Marine Band and receive a $2,500 scholarship from the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation. Apply by Nov. 15, 2020.
"The Complete Marches of John Philip Sousa" Volume 6
On April 6, 2020, the United States Marine Band released Volume 6 of The Complete Marches of John Philip Sousa. This multi-year recording project offers a wealth of free, in-depth educational resources including full scores, individual parts, historical notes, recordings, performance practices, and scrolling score videos.
Anthems
The Marine Band's 35th educational recording Anthems.
Mission
“The President’s Own” United States Marine Band’s mission is to perform for the President of the United States and the Commandant of the Marine Corps. Founded in 1798 by an Act of Congress, the Marine Band is America’s oldest continuously active professional musical organization. Today, “The President’s Own” is celebrated for its role at the White House and its dynamic public performances, which total more than 500 annually.
Marine Band News
The Stars and Stripes Together: A Virtual Patriotic Play Along By Gunnery Sgt. Rachel Ghadiali | May 13, 2020
The Complete Marches of John Philip Sousa: Vol. 6 By Staff Sgt. Chase Baran | April 8, 2020
Fucik Fight to the Finish: Sousa’s March Mania 2020 By Gunnery Sgt. Rachel Ghadiali | April 3, 2020
Marine String Duo: Streaming On A Screen Near You By Staff Sgt. Charles Baran | March 31, 2020
Chamber Music Series Features Unique Quartets LIVE STREAM ONLY By U.S. Marine Band | March 11, 2020
Paying Tribute: 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima By Gunnery Sgt. Rachel Ghadiali | March 6, 2020
String Quartet Concert: Watch 8/5 at 7:30 PM EDT
Live From 8th & I - 2020 Summer Concerts

2020 Summer Concert Series

Notes Newsletter Summer 2019

Marine Band Newsletter Summer 2019